Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 3.2.40.28 (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Skandapurana is one of the largest of the eighteen Mahapuranas, covering over 80,000 shlokas (verses). It is divided into seven large section each covering holy regions detailing their background and legends.

Verse 3.2.40.28

निर्णयं हृदये धृत्वा तत्रस्थं श्रावयेद्द्विजान् ।
केवलं धर्मबुद्ध्या च पक्षपातं विवर्जयेत् ॥ २८ ॥

nirṇayaṃ hṛdaye dhṛtvā tatrasthaṃ śrāvayeddvijān |
kevalaṃ dharmabuddhyā ca pakṣapātaṃ vivarjayet || 28 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 3.2.40.28 is contained in the book The Skanda-Purana by G. V. Tagare. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.2.40.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nirnaya, Hridaya, Dhritva, Dhritvan, Tatrastha, Dvija, Kevalam, Kevala, Dharmabuddhi, Pakshapata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 3.2.40.28). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “nirṇayaṃ hṛdaye dhṛtvā tatrasthaṃ śrāvayeddvijān
  • nirṇayam -
  • nirṇaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • hṛdaye -
  • hṛdaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    hṛdaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    hṛdayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dhṛtvā -
  • dhṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    dhṛ -> dhṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dhṛ]
    dhṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatrastham -
  • tatrastha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tatrastha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tatrasthā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • śrāvayed -
  • śru (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • dvijān -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “kevalaṃ dharmabuddhyā ca pakṣapātaṃ vivarjayet
  • kevalam -
  • kevalam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kevala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kevala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kevalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dharmabuddhyā -
  • dharmabuddhi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pakṣapātam -
  • pakṣapāta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse vivarjayet

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 3.2.40.28

Cover of edition (2016)

Skanda Purana (Hindi Translation)
by S. N. Khandelwal (2016)

(Set of 10 Books) - Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office

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Cover of Bengali edition

Skanda Purana in Bengali
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

স্কন্ধ পুরাণম: - (Set of 7 Volumes)

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Preview of verse 3.2.40.28 in Bengali sript:
নির্ণযং হৃদযে ধৃত্বা তত্রস্থং শ্রাবযেদ্দ্বিজান্ ।
কেবলং ধর্মবুদ্ধ্যা চ পক্ষপাতং বিবর্জযেত্ ॥ ২৮ ॥

Cover of edition (0)

Skanda Purana in Kannada
by Vandana Book House, Bangalore (0)

ಶ್ರೀ ಸ್ಕಾಂದ ಮಹಾಪುರಣಂ: (Set of 25 Volumes)

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Preview of verse 3.2.40.28 in Kannada sript:
ನಿರ್ಣಯಂ ಹೃದಯೇ ಧೃತ್ವಾ ತತ್ರಸ್ಥಂ ಶ್ರಾವಯೇದ್ದ್ವಿಜಾನ್ ।
ಕೇವಲಂ ಧರ್ಮಬುದ್ಧ್ಯಾ ಚ ಪಕ್ಷಪಾತಂ ವಿವರ್ಜಯೇತ್ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Skanda Mahapurana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Ahemdabad (2017)

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 3.2.40.28 in Gujarati sript:
નિર્ણયં હૃદયે ધૃત્વા તત્રસ્થં શ્રાવયેદ્દ્વિજાન્ ।
કેવલં ધર્મબુદ્ધ્યા ચ પક્ષપાતં વિવર્જયેત્ ॥ ૨૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2015)

Shri Skanda purana (Malayalam)
by M.P. Pillai kaniyanthara (2015)

(Condensed/Summary) - Devi Book Stall, Kodungallur

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Preview of verse 3.2.40.28 in Malayalam sript:
നിര്ണയം ഹൃദയേ ധൃത്വാ തത്രസ്ഥം ശ്രാവയേദ്ദ്വിജാന് ।
കേവലം ധര്മബുദ്ധ്യാ ച പക്ഷപാതം വിവര്ജയേത് ॥ ൨൮ ॥

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